Did you know there’s an Italian startup out there that caters to 10 million monthly users who look up song lyrics? Charmaine Li puts the spotlight on Musixmatch ahead of a big round of fundraising.
British music tech startup ROLI, the company behind the intriguing Seaboard GRAND instrument, aims to go way beyond reimagining the piano and has acquired C++ framework JUCE to that end.
Based in Stockholm, Sweden, and backed by the founders of SoundCloud, Auxy wants to democratise the making of music. Daniel Goldberg paid the hot startup a visit to talk about their plans to do that.
At 12+ years old, you can’t really call Shazam a startup with a straight face anymore. Still, with 100 million active users it’s one of London’s premier technology companies – so we paid them a visit.
As the pool of digital music startups continues to grow with the ever-evolving music landscape, we thought it was time to highlight 15 European-grown companies making waves in the industry.
Russian digital music streaming service provider Zvooq is today announcing a $20 million Series A financing round that will come in handy to fight off Spotify – and rampant piracy in Russia.
Spotify this week announced that it has 40 million active users around the world, but the company is actively looking to increase that number. Meanwhile, here’s an inside look at their Stockholm HQ.